by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2014 4:30 pm | Comments (2)
Rey Harp carried some campaign flyers from one side of Goodrich Street to the other—arguing that the two sides belong together.
by Paul Bass | Mar 19, 2014 8:15 am | Comments (6)
New Haven’s top Democrats counted the votes, and thought their candidate had a convention sewn up. They didn’t count on a woman from Hamden named Kyle Blake, or her knowledge of which state maps to look at—and which ones not to.
by Paul Bass | Mar 18, 2014 6:55 pm | Comments (3)
By unanimous voice vote, New Haven’s Democratic Party Tuesday night elected Vincent Mauro again as its leader—for the first time.
by Paul Bass | Mar 18, 2014 5:14 pm | Comments (25)
He brought a $1 million gift for Dixwell. He spoke to an R&B DJ about racist attacks on President Obama and the need to boost the minimum wage. He swung back at local critics upset about the drying-up of state “PILOT” money to the city.
by Paul Bass | Mar 14, 2014 6:06 pm | Comments (2)
Six candidates hoping to become the 94th General Assembly District’s next representative have until Monday at 4 p.m. to turn in petitions to get their names on the ballot for an upcoming special election.
by Paul Bass | Mar 14, 2014 5:17 pm | Comments (11)
Seeking to take the helm of New Haven’s Democratic Party and try to help reelect a governor, Vincent Mauro Jr. hopes to put into practice lessons that he learned from his father—after his father died.
by Staff | Mar 14, 2014 12:11 pm | Comments (1)
The People’s Caucus, a dissenting bloc of seven members of the Board of Alders, has postponed a public meeting planned for Saturday to unveil an alternative to Mayor Toni Harp’s proposed new $511 million city budget.
by Staff | Mar 9, 2014 2:22 pm
Voters will go to the polls April 24 to select a successor to Gary Holder-Winfield as state representative in the 94th state General Assembly District.
by Allan Appel & Diana Li | Mar 4, 2014 9:10 pm | Comments (5)
A challenge to the city Democratic Party’s new ruling coalition fell short in the Beaver Hills neighborhood Tuesday night, in one of two primaries for town committee seats.
by Staff | Mar 3, 2014 5:52 pm | Comments (4)
Voters return to the polls Tuesday for—what else?—another New Haven election, this one for seats on the Democratic Town Committee.